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Afternoon Toddler Fun

Let’s be honest. The afternoon can sometimes drag on when there are nap free toddlers involved! Despite the time it takes to get them bundled up in so many layers, the little ones still seem to get cold so quickly that playing in the garden in March turns in to a shivering chill fest very […]

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Preparing for Christmas in my house

I love Christmas, absolutely love all the preparation, the decorations, the choosing, wrapping and giving of presents, the partying, the laughter and the gathering of family and behind the scenes I have my very own rituals and routines that get me through in what some assume is a relaxed and capable manner. Little do they […]

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Children + Travelling = Lots of Planning

9 years ago when I first started this business my 4 children were aged 18 months to 7 yrs and preparing for hols was a military operation revolving around my making a humungous list… Top 3 must take items for me were – First Aid kit – every tried finding Calpol in a Spanish pharmacy? […]

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When God Created Mothers

“When God Created Mothers” When the Good Lord was creating mothers, He was into His sixth day of “overtime” when the angel appeared and said. “You’re doing a lot of fiddling around on this one.” And God said, “Have you read the specs on this order?” She has to be completely washable, but not plastic. […]

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